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Cook Out

1607 Walnut St, Cary, NC 27511-5928
+1 919-319-5414
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“fries” (10 reviews)
“bbq plate” (2 reviews)
“hush puppies” (4 reviews)
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American, Fast food, Barbecue
1607 Walnut St, Cary, NC 27511-5928
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

my favorite chargrilled burger - from Triad to Triangle they all taste the same - fabolous shakes (a bit small) but BIG on taste, where are my car keys - headed there now! A family favorite for more than 20 years - keep up the...More

1  Thank Ed C
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This cook-out is strictly a drive-thru or walk-up, no place to eat your food. If you need time to review the menu and decide what you want, you will almost certainly hold up the drive-thru line. If you have to wait in line, bring up...More

1  Thank Rich H
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped here to grab a bite. Ordered the BBQ plate of pulled park with hush puppies and slaw. WARNING: This is not the BBQ you are looking for! This is some odd interpretation of traditional BBQ. They put tabasco sauce or some other brand of...More

Thank GumboSnow
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Delicious food and fantastic shakes. Prices are extremely reasonable. You can get a full meal spending a little over five dollars. Well worth the visit.

Thank LMenard0215
Reviewed 17 August 2016

This was great for a casual meal. I had a great grilled chicken sandwich and the rest had cheeseburgers that were huge plus each had 2 sides for $4.99. The milk shakes were delicious and over 40 kinds. 5 of us ate for $35.

Thank sheila H
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

I got a cheeseburger fries and a strawberry shake. A regular burger was like a double cheeseburger to me so a huge would probably be even bigger! The fries were thicker but also crispy which is rare to find both. The strawberry shake was super...More

Thank Jackie Y
Reviewed 4 December 2015

Whenever at the Crossroads mall, I try and hit Cookout if I'm in a hurry. The burger, fries, onion rings and large drink for $4.99. are the best buy in town. The food is excellent. My only complaint is that the order sometimes gets messed...More

Thank wjm8309
Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

If you are looking to fill that Cookout craving, this is the location. If you are looking for a nice meal with a candle, go elsewhere. If you are craving a little grilled taste with good service and prices, this is the place. I've been...More

1  Thank FoutsNC
Reviewed 25 October 2015

sorry ..,i have eaten at other cookouts and the food was yummy this one left me on a sour note....Not good at all... old building that looks like it used to be a bank.

Thank Ray J
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Typical chicken takeout. Some people go absolutely crazy for this place - I think it's OK. Nothing wrong with it when you're in the mood. Shakes are good.

Thank TravellerDavy
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
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Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 01:00
10:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1607 Walnut St, Cary, NC 27511-5928
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Cary
  • Phone Number: +1 919-319-5414
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